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Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Saturday Salon
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the monthly Poetry and Music Saturday Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 24
Icon of the event Monday Movie:  The Good Dinosaur
Mon Aug 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a Monday movie! In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.

Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event Monday Movie:  Ant-Man
Mon Aug 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a Monday movie! Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan a...

Icon of the event Hiss-Story of Snakes
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Want to find out about snakes? Come and meet a real live snake!...

Icon of the event Monday Movie:  Kung Fu Panda III
Mon Aug 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a Monday movie! Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.

Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on August 4 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Monday Movie:  Alvin and the Chipmunks, The Road Chip
Mon Jul 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come and enjoy a Monday movie! Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in Miami...and dump them. They have three days to get to him...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Thu Jul 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our summer puppet show special "Mud Puddle" in Palmerston Library Theatre! Based on your favourite story by Robert Munsch....

Icon of the event Teen Meetups for Newcomers
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 20, 2016 - Mon Jul 25, 2016
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come and spend one hour with our Youth advisory Group members (teen volunteers). You can chat with them about anything in your life as a student in a new culture. They will answer your questions such as how to make new friend...